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Emily Mannix named vice-captain of Netball Centre of Excellence team

Fri Jul 3

Emily Mannix, who debuted with the Melbourne Vixens during their 2015 ANZ Championship campaign, has been named vice-captain of the Netball Centre of Excellence team.

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Four Melbourne Vixens players named in Australian 21/U team

Wed Jul 1

Selectors have today announced the Australian 21/U team that will be taking part in a series of warm-up matches against the Australian Diamonds, New Zealand Silver Ferns and England in the lead-up to the Netball World Cup in Sydney and Newcastle between 1-5 August.

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Geva Mentor to captain England

Sat Jun 27

England Head Coach Tracey Neville has named her squad ahead of the 2015 Netball World Cup in August with Melbourne Vixens defender Geva Mentor to captain the side.

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Bailey and Mentor winners of the 2015 Sharelle McMahon Medal

Fri Jun 26

Geva Mentor and Karyn Bailey have been named joint winners of the 2015 Sharelle McMahon Medal at the RACV Club in Melbourne tonight.

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Australian Diamonds name experienced World Cup team

Wed Jun 24

The Australian Diamonds selectors have named an experienced and versatile team for Netball World Cup SYDNEY 2015 with seven players returning from the side that won the title four years ago.

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Vixens finish with win

Wed Jun 3

The Melbourne Vixens gave captain Bianca Chatfield the farewell she deserved with a rousing 56-48 victory over New Zealand’s No. 1 side, the SkyCity Mystics, to end their ANZ Championship season.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Mystics

Mon Jun 1

​The curtain will officially fall for Bianca Chatfield’s illustrious career when the Melbourne Vixens travel to Auckland to tackle the SKYCITY Mystics in the final match of the 2015 ANZ Championship home-and-away season.

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​Mentor to undergo minor surgery

Tue May 26

Melbourne Vixen and English international defender Geva Mentor will undergo minor surgery on her left knee today in Melbourne.

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Finals quest comes to an end

Sun May 24

​The Melbourne Vixens quest to defend their ANZ Championship title has ended, following a heart-stopping 52-48 loss to NSW Swifts at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Swifts

Fri May 22

​For a second straight week, the Melbourne Vixens face a do-or-die scenario in pushing for a finals berth, when they host the in-form NSW Swifts at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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Win at all costs

Fri May 22

​If Sunday is to be the last time Bianca Chatfield graces an ANZ Championship court in front of her home crowd, her Melbourne Vixens teammates want to make sure it’s a memorable occasion.

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Finals hopes alive as Vixens stun Fever

Sun May 17

​The Melbourne Vixens inflicted West Coast Fever's second consecutive loss and, in turn, kept their own finals aspirations alive for another week, with an upset 56-48 win at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Fever

Fri May 15

Finals have come early for the Melbourne Vixens and it starts with a critical match-up against the ladder-leading West Coast Fever at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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Reserved Member seating against NSW Swifts

Tue May 12

​The Melbourne Vixens expect our Round 13 ANZ Championship clash against the NSW Swifts on Sunday 24 May, Margaret Court Arena to generate high demand for general admission seating.

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Firebirds deliver tough loss

Mon May 11

​A classy Queensland Firebirds side came away with a hard-fought 54-45 win over the Melbourne Vixens on the Gold Coast on Sunday.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Firebirds

Sun May 10

Despite the Australian and New Zealand conference finals still weeks away, the Melbourne Vixens will view their road trip to the Gold Coast to meet the Queensland Firebirds as the first of many do-or-die clashes to come.

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The Coach from the Blue - Part Two

Thu May 7

The continuation of Joyce Brown's interview with Melbourne Vixens head coach Simone McKinnis.

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Vixens dealt biggest loss

Sun May 3

The Melbourne Vixens have been handed their biggest defeat in the history of the ANZ Championship, going down 67-43 in Sydney on Sunday.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Swifts

Sat May 2

The much anticipated heavyweight meeting between the Australian Conference's two powerhouse teams has the script set as one of the biggest match-ups of the ANZ Championship season.

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​The Coach from the Blue - Part One

Wed Apr 29

Of all the players I have had through my life in Netball I would not have thought Simone McKinnis would have been interested in coaching let alone working her way to the top echelon by being A Premiership coach at the ANZ Championship level. You think you know but you don't really!

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